Barbara Mitchelhill was born in Rochdale and trained as a teacher. While she was teaching, she began writing for BBC children's TV and went on to write for educational publishers, before writing novels for children. She makes school visits all over the country, and enjoys appearing at literary festivals and talking to teachers and librarians, some as far away as the Caribbean. Her hobbies include reading, theatre, music, gardening and walking her border terrier, Ella. She lives in Staffordshire and has two grown-up daughters and four grandchildren.
Damian Drooth Mega Quiz
(Paperback) - 2015
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SynopsisDamian Drooth is an ace detective, although sometimes he leaves the hard work to his friends so he can concentrate on the masterplan.
When Damian hears about a Mega Quiz with an amazing prize, he decides to enter with his friends. This means paying an entrance fee ... But all is not as it seems, and Damian is soon on the trail of a dastardly trickster.
A comic detective story packed with humour and the much-loved Tony Ross's illustrations.
- Published: 2015
- ISBN: 9781783442584
- Age Range: 7+ years